Bay Hospitals Charity
18 08, 2021

VIP hospital tour for two young fund-raisers

Emme-Rose (left) and Lilli-Mae with Emergency Department Manager Chris Wilson and Executive Chief Nurse and Deputy Chief Executive Sue Smith OBE. Two girls from Barrow who completed fund-raising challenges for Bay Hospitals Charity last winter visited Furness General Hospital for a VIP tour. Lilli-Mae Archer, 8, raised more than £1,500 last year when Find out more

3 08, 2021

Tackle the Keswick to Barrow Walk in aid of Bay Hospitals Charity

Take on a challenge in aid of Bay Hospitals Charity this September 18, with places available for the Keswick to Barrow Walk. The popular event could not go ahead in 2020, but over the years has been a popular fund-raising activity for Bay Hospitals Charity and a wide range of other good causes. Walkers and Find out more

3 08, 2021

Cyclists raise thousands for health charities with successful 200-mile coast-to-coast-to-coast challenge

Eight cyclists from Lancaster have raised thousands for four good causes after completing a sponsored 200-mile ride from Morecambe to Redcar and back in a single day. Lune Racing Cycling Club members Andy Murphy, Jack Baxter, Ian Breslin, Chris Didsbury, Jon Linscott, Rich Mellon, Simon Mumford and Andrew White took on the challenge in aid Find out more

15 07, 2021

Video: Vein-finding equipment helps treatment of frail patients

  Royal Lancaster Infirmary Ward Manager James Thomas demonstrates use of Accuvein equipment donated by Bay Hospitals Charity. Bay Hospitals Charity funds the latest equipment for University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust to help make patients more comfortable and ensure they get the best possible care and treatment. To donate and support Find out more

13 07, 2021

Cyclists take on coast-to-coast-to-coast challenge in support of health charities

Eight cyclists from Lancaster plan to ride coast-to-coast and back in a single day to raise funds for four good causes, including Bay Hospitals Charity. Lune Racing Cycling Club members Andy Murphy, Jack Baxter, Ian Breslin, Chris Didsbury, Jon Linscott, Rich Mellon, Simon Mumford and Andrew White will ride a 200-mile route from Morecambe clocktower Find out more

1 07, 2021

Coast-to-coast cycle is latest adventure for prolific Bay Hospitals Charity fundraiser

A prolific supporter of Bay Hospitals Charity who has raised thousands of pounds through a series of sponsored adventures has completed his latest challenge. Ian Mercer led a group of 19 cyclists aged 16 to 64 who rode from coast-to-coast last weekend in support of Bay Hospitals Charity. He said: “It was brilliant – it Find out more

15 06, 2021

Westmorland General Hospital portering team raises thousands with Three Peaks Challenge

Seven colleagues from Westmorland General Hospital have raised nearly £4,000 for Bay Hospitals Charity by completing the Yorkshire Three Peaks challenge. Porters Simon Makin, Adrian Tallon, Katie Shaw and Carl Smith, Assistant Porter Manager Jonathan Thompson, Switchboard Operator Mark Summerfield and Porter Allocator Amy Ferguson took on the challenging 26-mile hike over Ingleborough, Pen-y-ghent and Find out more

10 06, 2021

Cycling siblings raise thousands for Bay Hospitals Charity

A brother and sister from South Cumbria have raised funds for Bay Hospitals Charity through a pair of cycling challenges. Cyclist Darryl Dixon from Flookburgh raised thousands for Bay Hospitals Charity by completing the epic challenge of cycling from Land’s End to John o’Groats in just six days. And while Darryl Dixon rode the length Find out more

1 06, 2021

Outgoing mayor makes donation to Furness General Hospital garden project

Former Mayor of Dalton-in-Furness Nick Perie paid a visit Furness General Hospital to officially hand over funds raised during his time in office, along with gifts for staff. Councillor Perie chose Bay Hospitals Charity as one of his causes during his time in office, with funds allocated to the Intensive Care Unit garden at the Find out more